Has the pandemic produced a new type of security or are things just the same? Examining the case of Nigeria Chair: Martin Gill Panellists:Kabir Adamu, MSyI – ASIS International Abuja ChapterHon. Dauda Ageni – Nigerian Institute For Industrial SecurityBuduka Julia Johnson – Association of Licensed Private Security Practitioners of Nigeria Key points Buduka Julia Johnson notes that… Read the full article.
Chair: Martin Gill Panellists:Greg Breetzke – Professor at University of Pretoria (South Africa)Nick Tilley – Professor at UCL (UK)Andy Newton – Professor at Nottingham Trent University (UK) Key points Andy Newton notes that there are major lessons to be learnt from the pandemic experience and he focusses on a topic that becomes a significant reference… Read the full article.
Chair: Martin Gill Panellists:Marc McAuley – Head of Counter Fraud Operations at Chartered Institute of Public Finance and AccountancyHelen Peters – Fraud & Investigations Manager at Cheshire West and Chester CouncilCapt. Praveen Dahiya – Founder & Managing Director at InQuest Advisories Pvt Ltd Key points Marc McAuley noted that the nature of fraud has been… Read the full article.
Chair: Martin Gill Panellists:Dr. Glen Kitteringham – Research Criminologist and President of Kitteringham Security Group Inc.Dennis Shepp, CPP – Security Management ProfessionalKevin Palacios – Ecuador Security and IFPO Latin America Key points Dennis Shepp notes that there is an unquestionable bias of regulators towards security officers/guards, and away from any grade above that, especially managers…. Read the full article.
Chair: Martin Gill Panellists:Eddie Ingram – Managing Director at Bidvest NoonanDavid Evans – CEO at Global Aware International and Chairman and Founder of Terrorist Information New York Group (TINYg)Peter Prak – Director at Vertas B.V. Key points Eddie Ingram outlines a whole range of benefits security provides and he gives many examples including: the ways… Read the full article.
Chair: Martin Gill Panellists:Oliver Curran – Deputy Security Manager at UCLJayne King – Head of Security and Site Services at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation TrustHoudah Al-Hakim – CEO and Founder of Quick Click Security and Board Member of Women’s Security Society Key points Oliver Curran notes that this topic is global, it is… Read the full article.
Chair: Martin Gill Panellists:Ashton Kingdon – PhD Candidate at University of SouthamptonTochukwu Omenma – Senior Lecturer at University of Nigeria NsukkaKumar Ramakrishna – Head of International Centre for Political Violence and Terrorism Research at S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies Key points Ashton Kingdon is currently conducting interdisciplinary research (including criminology, history and computer science)… Read the full article.
Chair: Martin Gill Panellists:Mike Haley – Chief Executive Officer at CifasDr David Shepherd – Senior Lecturer in Economic Crime at University of PortsmouthLee Fitzgerald – Director at Fraud Advisory Panel Key points Mike Haley traces the history of UK fraud reporting back to the Fraud Review in 2006 and notes how the combined recommendations of… Read the full article.
Chair: Martin Gill Panellists:Tony Botes – Ingulule Consulting and Security Association of South AfricaDoraval Govender PhD., SOE, F.I.S – Department of Criminology and Security Science at UNISA and ASIS International South AfricaJohan Du Plooy – Roarr-Advisory (Pty) Ltd. and ASIS International South AfricaAndre Du Venage – Secure Logistics and Transport Asset Protection Association Award Presenters:Dave… Read the full article.
Chair: Martin Gill Panellists:Simon Cham – Technical Security Advisor at Warrior DoorsJasper Weijman – CEO at Bavak Security Group Key points Simon Chan notes that Covid caused supply chain delays to parts and materials. In some cases, with some manufacturers, work stopped as a consequence. For some staffing was a problem, and in some cases… Read the full article.